Dating and Nonverbal Communication Term Paper by Top Papers

Dating and Nonverbal Communication
A look at how nonverbal communication is used by dating couples.
# 134773 | 1,500 words | 8 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2007 in Communication (Interpersonal) , Gender and Sexuality (General)


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The paper discusses how nonverbal communication is used, whether consciously or otherwise, by dating couples within their developing relationship and such communication can include touching, facial expressions, and eye contact. The paper shows how escalating a dating relationship to a sexual one not only involves verbal cues, but successful nonverbal communication as well. However, the paper argues that the nature of a relationship must be assessed as well, and can be determined via nonverbal communication cues. The paper then discusses how over sixty heterosexual couples in 1998 completed questionnaires and were videotaped discussing the positive aspects of their dating relationship and it was observed that those who were secure in their relationship were associated with nonverbal closeness, such as "laughing, touching, gazing and smiling during the interaction" (Anders 121). "

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"Nonverbal communication is used, whether consciously or otherwise, by dating couples within their developing relationship. Such communication can include touching, facial expressions, and eye contact. Escalating a dating relationship to a sexual one not only involves verbal cues, but successful nonverbal communication as well. However, the nature of a..."

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